1959 Porsche Twin Grill Roadster By Intermeccanica

Price: US $42,000.00 Item location: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Porsche
  • Model: 356
  • Trim: Twin Grill Roadster
  • Year: 1959
  • Mileage: 18,700
  • VIN: IM12339
  • Engine size: 2110 cc, approximately 140 hp
  • Number of cylinders: 4
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1959 Porsche 356

This car turns heads every time it is driven.It would turn your head if you saw it drive by.It offers all the enjoyment and pride of ownership of a Rare Twin Grill Porsche Roadster but for a hundred thousand dollars less; PLUS it has better acceleration and braking than a restoration.This Twin Grill Roadster offers roll-up windows, plenty of interior legroom and headroom, and excellent visibility with the top up.

I have owned this carsince March 2014 andenjoyed it enormously, but my daughter is starting collage this fall, so I am reluctantly selling it.

I am re-listing this truly special car, so please . . . serious bidders only The Last Biddercwajr2Failed to Pay.

Superb Condition: The Photos Tell the Story

Built by Intermeccanica in 2000 for detail-oriented customer

18,700 actual miles; my weekend driver

Excellent Documentation

Upgraded engine in 2004

built by Kurt Metzger at Vintage Performance (Delaware), for original owner

  • 2110 cc, approximately 140 hp
  • Completely Reconstructed VW type I, air cooled
  • Dual Weber 40 IDF carburetors photos
  • Porsche 5-Speed Gearbox (901 IRS) photos
  • Custom Remote Oil Cooler and breather unit photos
  • Full Tubular Frame Chassis,
  • Dropped Front Spindles photos
  • Reinforced Rear Torsion Bars
  • Manual rack-and-pinion steering
  • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes photos
  • Full-Size Spare Wheel and Tire
  • 15-Gallon gas tank
  • New Yokohama Avid tires at 13,250 miles New master cylinder at 14,000 miles
  • New Battery at 11,400 miles
  • New CV boots photos
  • New Alternator belt at 17,500 miles
  • Gearbox fluid (Swepco moly) at 14,800 miles

  • Metallic silver (Glasurite clear coat enamel)
  • Blue Perforated Leather Seats with matching map pockets
  • Wooden Nardi Steering Wheel (“Anni 60”) with Porsche Emblem Horn Button
  • Rollup Windows
  • Kenwood HD, Siriux XM, with bluetooth
  • Gauges are replicas of the original VDOs
  • Oil Temp and Pressure Gauges under dash
  • Two-speed window wipers with intermittent feature
  • Square-Weave Wool Carpeting,
  • New Sisal Coco Mats

Registered in Missouri as a 1959 Porsche

Insured by: Hagerty Classic Vehicle Insurance

Curb weight about 1875 pounds